Jewish Studies

The Raymond Federman Papers

By Analeah Rosen on February 13, 2019

Raymond Federman – novelist, poet, critic, translator – was nothing if not prolific. And now, his literary papers are fully processed and available to researchers, students, and members of the general public. To celebrate this major addition to the Modern Literature Collection, we present a very ...

New this Spring: Instruction Request Form!

By Amanda on February 1, 2019

Interested in incorporating the library in your course? Check out the updated instruction page, including the new instruction request form! The library is developing an Instruction and Information Literacy Program dedicated to helping faculty incorporate meaningful information literacy skills and...

New Books in Jewish Studies: July 2018 – October 2018

By Deborah Katz on November 14, 2018

dddgdgd CALL NUMBER TITLE, AUTHOR, & PUBLISHER BF275 .T67 2018 Touch and the ancient senses / edited by Alex Purves.London : Routledge, 2018. BJ1280 .G78 2010 Die Sittenlehre des Judenthums andern Bekenntnissen gegenüber : nebst dem geschichtlichen Nachweise über die Entstehung und Bedeutung ...

Humanities Research Hub: Workshop Series for Graduate Students in the Humanities

By Brian Vetruba on August 29, 2018

This fall, the Libraries will be holding a series of workshops specifically designed for advanced graduate students in the Humanities. These workshops will bring together experts from across the Libraries and WU campus to provide students with strategies and tools for success. Participants will h...

NEW DATABASE- Textual History of the Bible

By Joy on April 19, 2018

Textual History of the Bible: This database is unique in providing, for the first time, a cross-searchable platform with all available information regarding the textual history, textual character, translation techniques, manuscripts, and the importance of each textual witness for each book of the...

Itinerario: History of European Expansion and Global Interaction

By robinson.a on January 24, 2018

The Libraries now subscribe to Itinerario: International Journal on the History of European Expansion and Global Interaction. We have access to issues 2007-present through Cambridge Journals. Description from the publisher: “For over thirty years Itinerario has provided a platform for schol...

Europeana Music — features Jewish recordings in October 2017

By Deborah Katz on October 23, 2017

Europeana Music brings together a selection of the best music recordings, sheet music, and other music related collections from Europe’s audio-visual archives, libraries, archives and museums. In October, Europeana Music invites Pekka Gronow to talk about the Harry Orvomaa collection of Jew...

New Books (Non-Hebrew) January – November 2017

By Deborah Katz on October 19, 2017

            B5800 .M46 2016,””,”Menachem Fisch : the rationality of religious dispute / edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Aaron W. Hughes.Leiden : Boston : Brill, 2016.” BF173.F85 W36 2017,”Whitebook, Joel, .Freud : an intellectual bio...

Recently Cataloged Hebrew Books: New & Old

By Deborah Katz on October 19, 2017

These are the titles that have come into the WU Catalog since July 2017.  It looks like Masha must have done some backlog cataloging for the older titles.I am expecting a shipment of new books from Weinberg’s in the coming months. AM101 .J47,.. Betsalʼel : ʻalon Bet ha-nekhot ha-leʼumi Betsalʼel ...